KELVIN CHONGO, YANDE SIAMPEYO, Lusaka
PATRIOTIC Front (PF) secretary-general Davies Chama says it is shocking that the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) is already planning to petition the general elections even before the winner is declared.
Mr Chama said in an interview yesterday that the PF cannot stop the UPND from taking court action over the presidential elections because the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) and the ruling party will defend themselves.
â€œIt is unfortunate that someone is already planning that â€˜I will go to courtâ€™ even before the announcement of final results. We cannot stop them but the courts will look at the merits of the case,â€ he said.READ MORE